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Hairdressing - Level 3 NVQ Diploma at Blackpool and The Fylde College

Course description

This qualification can be completed over one year where those wishing for a higher prestigious qualification . The course is practical based offering a wide range of skills such as advanced cutting, advanced colouring, creative hair styling techniques, avante garde, management planning for promotional events, fashion shows and retail. In depth knowledge for each unit by assignment workshops, theory workshops, functional skills and tutorials. Students have opportunities to showcase their work at familiar local events across the coast.

Course content

The qualification to be achieved is a nationally recognised NVQ level 3, you will gain all the required underpinning knowledge to assist you in completing the assessments for the qualification.

Entry requirements

Pass Level 2 Hairdressing and must have one day's placement arranged prior to course starting.


Learners will be assessed throughout the course with continuous assessments such as all practical work is assessed as and when learners are ready, we have formative and summative assessments, each unit has a number of observations to be assessed per student. With all full time courses additional components such as functional skills and on line assessments (one file) are within the core/criteria of the curriculum. Learners will also be assessed on written papers, assignments and functional skills.

Future opportunities

Level 4

How to apply

If you want to apply for this course, you will need to contact Blackpool and The Fylde College directly.

Last updated date: 20 October 2015
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